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Fordhall Organic Farm

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Fordhall Organic Farm Tern Hill Road, Market Drayton TF9 3PS, England
+44 1630 638696
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Waited for ages. Had been seen waiting by the butcher who ignored me and carried on working. I... read more

Reviewed yesterday
thugulike
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Penrith, United Kingdom
Wonderful place and great to be able to support their objectives

The farm is situated in such a wonderful setting. Their objectives are so so worth supporting (look... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
janetgonegardening
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Cheshire, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“sunday lunch”(5 reviews)
“cake”(10 reviews)
“pork”(4 reviews)
About
We are England's first community-owned farm. A family attraction with cafe, farm shop, farm trails, picnic area and yurts. We run events, hold private evening functions, birthday parties, offer guided tours for groups, run birthday parties and offer...more
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 17:00
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Fordhall Organic Farm Tern Hill Road, Market Drayton TF9 3PS, England
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+44 1630 638696
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"sunday lunch"
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"cake"
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"pork"
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"lovely staff"
in 4 reviews
"well worth a visit"
in 9 reviews
"nice lunch"
in 2 reviews
"proper food"
in 2 reviews
"an excellent restaurant"
in 2 reviews
"pretty rubbish"
in 2 reviews
"great ethos"
in 2 reviews
"live locally"
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"on site shop"
in 2 reviews
"sausage"
in 5 reviews
"shropshire countryside"
in 4 reviews
"pudding"
in 2 reviews
"great tea room"
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"well stocked shop"
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Reviewed yesterday

Waited for ages. Had been seen waiting by the butcher who ignored me and carried on working. I walked out

Thank thugulike
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The farm is situated in such a wonderful setting. Their objectives are so so worth supporting (look them up if you haven't heard of what they are doing too much to fit in here) We stopped off on a sunny Sunday, went for a brief...More

Thank janetgonegardening
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Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

I often pop into Fordhall farm for pork pies and sausage rolls. Although not cheap, their produce is of excellent quality. It also good to know that their pigs are fed on the by-products of Joules' brewery 2 miles down the road.

Thank Harry H
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

We called here to buy some Billington's Gingerbread and stayed for coffee and cake in Arthur's the restaurant. Delicious cake and good coffee. Will call again.

Thank Margaret L
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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Had the most amazing mothers day lunch today, all three courses were delicous. The staff were all friendly and helpful.There were some delays with food as it was very busy however the staff promptly aplogised for this and wavered the drinks bill and offered complimentary...More

Thank 517carolineb
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Reviewed 25 February 2018

Quality food and cooked perfectly.The best place for Sunday Lunch we have found in Shropshire.Only sorry we never have room for dessert.

Thank frip2018
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Reviewed 12 February 2018

Although we live locally we hadn't been to walk the trails or sample the cafe - what have we been missing!! We're keen geocachers so planned to walk the cache trails, then maybe pop into the cafe later. A cold, blustery day so we thought...More

Thank Amanda M
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Reviewed 11 February 2018

Went for 3rd visit to “Arthur’s Cafe” today (tea last year and Christmas meal in December). Today was Sunday dinner. Chose locally raised beef which was served with wonderful vegetables & of course Yorkshires. It was superb, especially the beef. Pudding was Shropshire Seed Cake...More

Thank aliceaherne
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

We visit fordhall regularly to walk the woodland walks, build dens, hunt the fairy doors, bird watch, see the animals... and of course finish up with cake and a drink at the cafe. The farm shop also sells a great collection of local produce, and...More

Thank Claire K
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FordhallFarm, Front Office Manager at Fordhall Organic Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2018

Hello Claire, and thank you so much for taking the time to leave lovely feedback. It's great to hear that you always have a good time when you visit Fordhall. There is so much to look at and experience here, whether it be seeing the...More

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Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Had another fabulous Sunday lunch today at this fine establishment. Worth driving in snow, sleet and freezing rain for over an hour, just to savour their amazing meat. Ethically grown, raised and beautifully cooked. Great coffee too, and staff couldn’t be more helpful. Wish I...More

Thank Rachel D
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Christy R
4 June 2017|
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Response from FordhallFarm | Property representative |
Hi Christy, I'm afraid we don't have animal petting as we are a working farm. However, you can view the pigs and chickens, and take a walk in the fields to see the sheep and cows. We have a musical washing line in our... More
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Jill V
30 December 2016|
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Response from FordhallFarm | Property representative |
Hi Jill, yes we do have gluten free options in our café, including home made cakes (flourless), gluten free bread (for soups and sandwiches) and gluten free porridge. Our soups never contain any gluten, plus we have a range... More
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Heidi700
30 November 2015|
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Hi Anne, they open at 9.30am and 10am on Sundays. Full breakfasts are served until 12 and a lighter breakfast menu is available all day
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